Freedom is a word that gets tossed around a lot, and loses some of it’s meaning in the process I think. It’s defined as “the power or right to act, speak, or think as one wants without hindrance or restraint.” I am grateful to live in a country that allows me to write about my faith without consequence. I’m grateful that I have the right to believe in my God, to make my own choices, to care for my family the way that I feel is best. Sometimes it’s easy to forget that people fought hard for those freedoms we enjoy daily.
But freedom doesn’t just mean the power or right to live the way we choose. It also means “the state of not being imprisoned or enslaved.” And this is the definition that I’ve been wrestling with in my life as the idea of #thefreesummer landed in my heart.
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